ltrainstew1984
31 Washington, DC
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My self-summary
My name's Larry. I've been in the DC area for about two years now, but I still feel like I'm finding new things (cliche, but true). I'm originally from Los Angeles, CA and before I came to DC I was travelling and teaching in South Korea and Vienna, Austria respectively. As far my interests, I really like reading, learning, listening to awesome podcasts (i.e. Radiolab, This American Life, etc) , movies, long drives, the occasional spontaneous trip/vacation and airplanes. Oh and I also really like ice cream, particularly cookies and cream and chocolate chip. Dislikes, onions (I know, I know they make food taste awesome, just not for me)*, The movie Pearl Harbor by Micheal Bay, mosquitoes and I'm still having a hard time with Crime and Punishment by Dostoevsky.

*I've started learning to cook and am beginning to change my opinions on onions. They're alright.
What I’m doing with my life
I'm currently an English as a Second Language teacher at a language institute in DC but I'm currently applying for government work, but also considering graduate school.
I’m really good at
Reading and using maps, Algebra (with practice), running, listening and learning languages
The first things people usually notice about me
The fact that I'm friendly and nice.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books:
A Brave New World, The Harry Potter Series, Bloody Jack Series, The Souls of Black Folk. A Brief History of Time; Guns, Germs and Steel; Catcher in the Rye, the Stranger and The Visit

Movies:
Indiana Jones Series, The Descendants, Back to the Future Series, Saving Private Ryan, The Pacific (HBO miniseries), 500 Days of Summer, Band of Brothers (HBO miniseries), Sideways, Downfall, The Lives of Others, Amelie, A La Folie Pas de Tout (He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not)

Shows (Theater):
Urine Town, Our Town, Oklahoma, Macbeth, Julius Caesar, A Very Potter Musical, A Very Potter Sequel.

Music:
Radiohead, Jay Z, Kanye West, The Polyphonic Spree, Godspeed You ! Black Emperor, Blonde Redhead, Micheal Jackson, Jackson 5, Al Green, Bob Dylan, Elliott Smith, Explosions in the Sky, the Beatles, Aretha Franklin, Dave Brubeck, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, etc.

Food:
Italian, Thai, Chinese, Traditional American, Soul Food, Indian, Mexican, Ice Cream, etc
The six things I could never do without
1. My Family
2. Kettle Brand Kettle Chips
3. My determination
4. A good book
5. Sufjan Stevens
6. Breakfast Food (especially french toast and waffles).
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
Send me a message and you can find out.
You should message me if
-You enjoy books and/or nerdiness and learning
-Like trying new things
-Enjoy breakfast (We can negotiate on this point)
-Also if you choose me, I can't see you so please send a message if you could. Thanks!
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